The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 32 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.11% 0.84% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.91% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £76,500 £63,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +0.51%
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 220 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.22% 92.05% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 132 199 232
Average salary £65,000 £78,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Process
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) PDM
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) WS-I

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mart
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ERwin
1 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Head of Security
2 2 (40.00%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) WS-I
1 2 (40.00%) XBRL
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) RUP
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Process
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (40.00%) PDM
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica
1 2 (40.00%) Talend